Drug could be a 'game-changer' for millions with chronic coughs
British researchers found gefapixant reduces coughing by 60 per cent, improves chronic sufferers' sleep and reduces chest pain. It would be the first new cough treatment in 50 years if approved. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acetaminophen Exposure in Utero Tied to Child Neurobehavioral Problems
Problems with sleep, attention seen at age 3 years in children exposed to acetaminophen in utero (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 5, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Acetaminophen Exposure in Utero Tied to Child Neurobehavioral Problems
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 5, 2022 -- Exposure to acetaminophen during pregnancy is associated with attention and sleep problems in offspring at age 3 years, according to a study published online Sept. 28 in PLOS ONE. Kristin K. Sznajder, Ph.D., M.P.H., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to sleep: Three vegetables that may 'stimulate brain activity' and sabotage your sleep
Obtaining healthy sleep is critical for both mental and physical wellbeing, yet nearly a quarter of Britons don't get enough. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sleep hygiene practices in patients with major depression with comorbid insomnia, primary insomnia, and good sleepers - Sandoval-Rinc ón M, Sánchez-Ferrer JC, Muñoz-Delgado J, Saldívar-Hernández RK, Jiménez-Genchi A.
Introduction. Inadequate sleep hygiene (SH) is considered factor contributing to insomnia. However, the practice of SH by depressed patients with comorbid insomnia has not been explored. OBJECTIVE. We aimed to compare the practice of SH between pat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Posttraumatic stress disorder, sleep and medical cannabis treatment: a daily diary study - Sznitman SR, Meiri D, Amit BH, Rosenberg D, Greene T.
This study examines the time gap between MC use a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Eating later than 10pm makes you fatter, Harvard study finds
Doctors have warned against late eating for years because you don't have a chance to burn food off before you sleep. Now Harvard experts have shown it also has a knock-on effect the next day. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Babies Might Trigger Brain Changes in New Dads
TUESDAY, Oct. 4, 2022 -- When men become parents, a lot changes in their lives -- less sleep and more time devoted to taking care of their children come to mind -- but new research now suggests that distinct changes also unfold in a new father ' s... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 4, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Long Sleep, Turning In Early May Up Risk for Dementia Long Sleep, Turning In Early May Up Risk for Dementia
This study found the opposite.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 4, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Reporter Finds a Simple, No-Cost Solution for Sleep Apnea Reporter Finds a Simple, No-Cost Solution for Sleep Apnea
An industry has grown up around sleep apnea, stirring concerns about overdiagnosis and overtreatment.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Acurable raises €11M to expand at home sleep apnea testing device internationally
The UK-based wearable medical device company plans to use the funds to expand in Europe and North America. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 3, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Infantile death by overlaying: report of seven autopsy cases - Ha H, Lee SA.
Overlaying refers to mechanical asphyxia caused by an adult sleeping on an infant due to deep sleep or external intoxication. We analyzed seven cases (6.6%) of overlaying death out of 106 sleep-related infantile death autopsy cases from January 2018 to Mar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Sleep quality and fatigue in construction workers: effect of a cognitive behavioral intervention - Barrios Araya SC, Apip MPM, Ferrada Calvo XV, Campos-Romero SC, Molina Mu ñoz YP.
BACKGROUND: In Chile, there is no specific information how affect the quality of sleep and fatigue to the construction workers. OBJECTIVE: To present the results of a cognitive behavioral intervention (CBI) in construction workers aimed at reducing... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Your pillow could be disturbing your sleep leading to shorter life expectancy
The pillow that you're sleeping on could be leading to a shorter life expectancy, according to experts. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effects of 24-h acute total sleep deprivation on physiological coupling in healthy young adults - Liu H, Yu X, Wang G, Han Y, Wang W.
Sleep deprivation is associated with dysregulation of the autonomic nervous system, adverse cardiovascular events, cognitive and complex motor performance impairment. Less is known about the effects of acute total sleep deprivation (ATSD) on physiological ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 1, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news